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Discovery's approach to Kennedy Space Center.
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[image]KSC-03PD-3162 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. - A Kennedy Space Center technician monitors the performance of a crawler-transporter as it moves Mobile Launcher Platform (MLP) number 3, with a set of twin solid rocket boosters bolted atop, to the intersection in the crawlerway during the second engineering analysis vibration test on the crawler and MLP. The crawler is moving at various speeds up to 1 mph in an effort to achieve vibration data gathering goals as it leaves the VAB, travels toward Launch Pad 39A, and ...
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[image]KSC-00PP-1787 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. -- Workers paint the blades of a NASA UH-1H helicopter, changing the black to a pattern of white and yellow stripes. The pattern provides better visibility in smoke and fire conditions. When the rotors are turning, the stripes create a yellow and white circle that is more easily seen by a second helicopter from above. The helicopters, primarily used for security and medical evacuation for NASA, will be used to deliver water via buckets during brush fires...
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[image]KSC-02PD-1679 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. - A touring group of national and international participants look over some Precision Sampling's drilling rig, new equipment being used for environmental cleanup at Launch Complex 34-A, Cape Canaveral Spaceport.
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[image]KSC-04PD-1973 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. - Herman Everett explains the use of hydrogen in a fuel cell vehicle during an exhibit by the Ford Motor Company of their modified Ford Focus. The exhibit was a response to inquiries about fuel cell vehicles during KSC?s Environmental and Energy Awareness week in April 2004.
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[image]KSC-06PD-0785 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. - A standing-room-only crowd was on hand in the Apollo/Saturn V Center to cheer the new inductees to the U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame. The inductees for 2006 are former NASA astronauts Henry "Hank" Hartsfield Jr., Brewster H. Shaw Jr. and Charles F. Bolden Jr. The U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame now includes 63 space explorers. Photo credit: NASA/Kim Shiflett
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[image]KSC-04PD-1294 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. - Paul Curto (left), chief technologist with NASA?s Inventions and Contributions Board, learns from bioengineer Tony Rector (right) about a wastewater processing project Rector is working on in the Space Life Sciences Lab. Curto is visiting KSC to talk to innovators and encourage workers to submit technologies for future Space Act Awards. The Inventions and Contributions Board, established in 1958, is a major contributor in rewarding outstanding scientific or technical...
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[image]KSC-06PD-0495 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. - In a simulated emergency landing of a shuttle crew at NASA Kennedy Space Center's Shuttle Landing Facility, emergency rescue personnel carry an "injured astronaut" away from the orbiter mockup. Known as a Mode VI exercise, the operation uses volunteer workers from the Center to pose as astronauts. The purpose of the simulation is to exercise emergency preparedness personnel, equipment and facilities in rescuing astronauts from a downed orbiter and providing immediate...
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[image]KSC-03PD-2485 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. - A KSC employee uses a clean-air shower before entering a clean room. Streams of pressurized air directed at the occupant from nozzles in the chamber's ceiling and walls are designed to dislodge particulate matter from hair, clothing and shoes. The adhesive mat on the floor captures soil from shoe soles, as well as particles that fall on its surface. Particulate matter has the potential to contaminate the space flight hardware being stored or processed in the clean ro...
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[image]KSC-04PD-0964 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. - Workers in the Orbiter Processing Facility get ready to remove Ground Support Equipment used to install Discovery?s nose cap on Friday. The nose cap had been removed from the vehicle in the summer of 2003 and returned to the vendor, where it underwent numerous forms of Non-Destructive Evaluation. These tests included X-ray, ultrasound and eddy current to ensure its structural integrity prior to installation on the vehicle...
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[image]KSC-04PD-0311 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. - Congressman Tom Feeney (left) and Deputy Director Woodrow Whitlow Jr. take an air boat ride around Kennedy Space Center. During January and February, Congressman Feeney traveled the entire coastline of Florida?s 24th District, and concluded his walks March 1 in Brevard County. On his walks, he met with constituents and community leaders to discuss legislative issues that will be addressed by the 108th Congress...
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[image]KSC-07PD-0829 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. -- During the second stage of a simulated emergency, known as Mode 4, the KSC rescue team carries an "injured" astronaut, portrayed by a KSC worker, toward an M-113 armored carrier. The M-113 will be used to transport the worker to a triage area. The emergency exercise began at the 195-foot level of Launch Pad 39A. The KSC rescue teams are practicing emergency procedures in the unlikely scenario of a mishap on the pad during a launch sequence...
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[image]KSC-04PD-2636 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. - Kennedy?s Deputy Director Woodrow Whitlow Jr. presents Pattie Lewis an award for a winning entry in the NASA Values essay contest. The award was presented during the One NASA Leader-Led Workshop, which presented senior leadership in the Agency talking about ongoing Transformation activities and Kennedy?s role in the Vision for Space Exploration.
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[image]KSC-06PD-1341 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. - These laptop computers in Firing Room 4 of the Launch Control Center reveal data being relayed from the avian radars recently set up on Launch Pad 39B. On the left is an associated camera image. On the right is the radar image. When birds, especially vultures, are near the shuttle during a launch, impact on a critical area is possible and could cause catastrophic damage to the vehicle...
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[image]KSC-03PD-3298 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. - An Air Traffic Control radar has been constructed at Shiloh for the NASA control tower at the Shuttle Landing Facility. It will be used by NASA and the Eastern Range for surveillance of controlled air space in Kennedy Space Center and Cape Canaveral Air Force Station restricted areas. Shiloh is on the northern end of Merritt Island.
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[image]KSC-04PD-1275 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. - A tug boat begins towing the barge containing an External Tank (ET) to Port Canaveral. There one of the SRB Retrieval Ships will take over and tow the ET to the Michoud Space Systems Assembly Facility near New Orleans where redesign of the external tank is underway for Return to Flight.
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[image]KSC-04PD-1219 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. -- Johnson Controls operator Kenny Allen works on the recently acquired Contraves-Goerz Kineto Tracking Mount (KTM). Trailer-mounted with a center console/seat and electric drive tracking mount, the KTM includes a two-camera, camera control unit that will be used during launches. The KTM is designed for remotely controlled operations and offers a combination of film, shuttered and high-speed digital video, and FLIR cameras configured with 20-inch to 150-inch focal leng...
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[image]KSC-98PC-997 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. -- This aerial view shows the Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB) getting a facelift with the repainting of the American flag and replacing of the Bicentennial emblem with the NASA logo. The painting honors NASA's 40th anniversary on Oct. 1 and is expected to be complete in mid-September. The flag spans an area 209 feet by 110 feet, or about 23,437 square feet. Each stripe is 9 feet wide and each star is 6 feet in diameter...
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[image]KSC-04PD-2454 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. - During a simulated launch countdown/emergency simulation on Launch Pad 39A, the NASA helicopter leaves the scene with ?injured? astronaut-suited workers, heading to a hospital. Pad team members participated in the four-hour exercise simulating normal launch countdown operations, with the added challenge of a fictitious event causing an evacuation of the vehicle and launch pad...
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[image]KSC-06PD-0389 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. - This view shows the NASA control tower at the NASA Kennedy Space Center's Shuttle Landing Facility. The site includes viewing stands at media resources inside the building in front of the tower. Photo credit: Cory Huston
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[image]KSC-07PD-0216 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. -- A U.S. Air Force Thunderbird F-16D aircraft taxis down the runway at the Kennedy Space Center Shuttle Landing Facility. The pilot is Maj. Tad Clark, who announced to waiting media that Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex will host the inaugural World Space Expo from Nov. 3 to 11. The Expo, which will feature an aerial salute by the Thunderbirds on its opening weekend, will create one of the largest displays of space artifacts, hardware and personalities ever assemb...
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[image]KSC-07PD-0871 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. -- A delicate butterfly perches on a wild flower among the grasses on Kennedy Space Center. KSC shares a boundary with the Merritt Island Wildlife Nature Refuge. The refuge is a habitat for more than 310 species of birds, 25 mammals, 117 fishes and 65 amphibians and reptiles. In addition, the Refuge supports 19 endangered or threatened wildlife species on Federal or State lists, more than any other single refuge in the U.S...
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[image]KSC-05PD-1017 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. - An adult male red-winged blackbird perches on a shrub in a marsh on the Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge. Males have glossy black feathers except on the epaulets of their wings, where they are scarlet bordered with buff or yellow. The birds do not attain full adult plumage until their third year. The refuge was established in 1963 on Kennedy Space Center land and water not used by NASA for the space program...
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[image]KSC-04PD-0205 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. - A young Little Blue Heron appears to hide in the underbrush at a site on NASA?s Kennedy Space Center. These herons inhabit freshwater swamps and lagoons in the South; coastal thickets on islands in the North. The Center shares a boundary with the 92,000-acre Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge, which is a habitat for more than 310 species of birds, 25 mammals, 117 fishes and 65 amphibians and reptiles...
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[image]KSC-06PD-2385 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. - JSC2003-00590 (24 September 2003) - Astronaut Joan E. Higginbotham, mission specialist.
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[image]KSC-04PD-1293 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. - Dr. Gary Stutte explains to Paul Curto (right), chief technologist with NASA?s Inventions and Contributions Board, the research being done in this plant growth chamber in the Space Life Sciences Lab. Stutte is a senior research scientist with Dynamac Corp. Curto is visiting KSC to talk to innovators and encourage workers to submit technologies for future Space Act Awards...
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[image]KSC-03PD-2663 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. - A worker sandblasts the surface behind the Mobile Launcher Platform on Launch Pad 39A . Routine maintenance includes sandblasting and repainting as preventive means to minimize corrosion.
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[image]KSC-04PD-1244 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. - Distinctive with its black and white coloring and very long red legs, this stilt strides through the shallows of a marsh near KSC. Stilts inhabit salt marshes and shallow coastal bays in the East. KSC shares a boundary with the Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge. The marshes and open water of the refuge provide wintering areas for 23 species of migratory waterfowl, as well as a year-round home for great blue herons, great egrets, wood storks, cormorants, brown p...
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[image]KSC-06PD-0041 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. - The media (left) capture the landing of the Virgin Atlantic Airways GlobalFlyer aircraft at NASA Kennedy Space Center?s Shuttle Landing Facility. The aircraft, piloted by Steve Fossett, is being relocated from Salina, Kan., to the Shuttle Landing Facility to begin preparations for an attempt to set a new world record for the longest flight made by any aircraft. An exact takeoff date for the record-setting flight has not been determined and is contingent on weather an...
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[image]KSC-07PD-0215 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. -- A U.S. Air Force Thunderbird F-16D aircraft approaches the runway at the Kennedy Space Center Shuttle Landing Facility. The pilot is Maj. Tad Clark, who announced to waiting media that Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex will host the inaugural World Space Expo from Nov. 3 to 11. The Expo, which will feature an aerial salute by the Thunderbirds on its opening weekend, will create one of the largest displays of space artifacts, hardware and personalities ever assemb...
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[image]KSC-00PP-0197 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. -- Hundreds of birds, especially gray and white pelicans and cormorants, cover the water in the turn basin, located east of the Vehicle Assembly Building and next to the crawlerway. The basin is teeming with fish, attracting the crowd for a meal. The turn basin is part of the Indian River Lagoon, composed of Mosquito Lagoon to the north, Banana River and Creek to the south and the Indian River to the west...
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[image]KSC-03PD-2181 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. - Children enjoy displays of security equipment during Take Our Children to Work Day. Employees were invited to share their work experience with their children on this annual event.
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[image]KSC-07PD-0879 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. -- From the bank of a pond on Kennedy Space Center, an alligator slides into the water, perhaps eyeing nearby prey. American alligators feed and rest in the water, and lay their eggs in dens they dig into the banks. The young alligators spend their first several weeks in these dens. A protected species, alligators can be spotted in the drainage canals and other waters surrounding KSC...
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[image]KSC-04PD-0888 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. - Roseate spoonbills wade in the shallow water (foreground) while white pelicans and herons gather in deeper water (background) on a lake north of Kennedy Space Center. The spoonbills are so named because of the broad spatulate tip on its long straight bill. They obtain food by sweeping their bills from side to side and scooping up whatever they encounter. The Center shares a boundary north, south and west with the 92,000-acre Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge, w...
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[image]KSC-04PD-1304 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. - In the KSC Space Life Sciences Lab, Arabidopsis plants appear purple under red and green light as part of research on growth under various light conditions. Other plant research includes different CO2 concentrations and temperatures. The Lab is exploring various aspects of a bioregenerative life support system. Such research and technology development will be crucial to long-term habitation of space by humans.
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[image]KSC-04PD-1288 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. - Another phase of construction is shown on the Operations Support Building (OSB) II in the Launch Complex 39 Area. The new building, which replaces modular housing constructed more than 20 years ago, will house NASA and contractor support staff for shuttle operations. The new structure is projected to be ready in April 2005.
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[image]KSC-04PD-1291 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. - Towers and girders are the current construction components on the Operations Support Building (OSB) II in the Launch Complex 39 Area. The new building, which replaces modular housing constructed more than 20 years ago, will house NASA and contractor support staff for shuttle operations. The new structure is projected to be ready in April 2005.
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[image]KSC-04PD-0169 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. - Karen Holloway-Adkins, KSC wildlife specialist, takes the helm on the boat as she begins a tour of the Banana River. She is studying the life history of sea turtles, especially what they eat, where they lay their eggs and what factors might harm their survival. On the boat trip she is also monitoring the growth of sea grasses and algae and the water quality of estuaries and lagoons used by sea turtles and other aquatic wildlife.
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[image]KSC-07PD-0157 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. -- On NASA's Kennedy Space Center, the bank of a pond provides the perfect spot for sunbathing alligators. American alligators feed and rest in the water, and lay their eggs in dens they dig into the banks. The young alligators spend their first several weeks in these dens. A protected species, alligators can be spotted in the drainage canals and other waters surrounding KSC...
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[image]KSC-06PD-0048 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. - Pilot Steve Fossett has landed the Virgin Atlantic Airways GlobalFlyer aircraft at NASA Kennedy Space Center?s Shuttle Landing Facility. The aircraft is being relocated from Salina, Kan., to the Shuttle Landing Facility to begin preparations for an attempt to set a new world record for the longest flight made by any aircraft. An exact takeoff date for the record-setting flight has not been determined and is contingent on weather and jet-stream conditions...
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[image]KSC-03PD-0874 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. -- Jeffery G. Stuckey, Spaceport News editor
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[image]KSC-06PD-0523 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. - An overhead crane carries the multi-purpose logistics module Raffaello across the Space Station Processing Facility at NASA's Kennedy Space Center. The module is being moved to the Operations and Checkout Building to make room in the SSPF for the arrival of elements from other ISS partners for future flights . Photo credit: NASA/Jim Grossmann
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[image]KSC-07PD-0957 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. -- At the Kennedy Space Center Shuttle Landing Facility, a modified Boeing 727 aircraft owned by Zero Gravity Corp. takes off with its well-known passenger, physicist Stephen Hawking. Zero Gravity Corp. is a commercial company licensed to provide the public with weightless flight experiences. Hawking will be making his first zero-gravity flight. Hawking developed amyotrophic lateral sclerosis disease in the 1960s, a type of motor neuron disease which would cost him the...
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[image]photo-s97e00832 - NASA
S97-E-00832 (13 March 1997) --- Members of the flight crew pose in the slidewire braking pit near Launch Pad 39A, at the Kennedy Space Center (KSC), during a training session that was designed to familiarize them with the emergency egress system, with its slidewire basket and other hardware. Pictured are, from the left, James D. Halsell, Jr., mission commander; Susan L. Still, pilot; Michael L. Gernhardt and Donald A...
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[image]KSC-02PD-1716 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. -- Workers on Launch Pad 39A perform checks on Endeavour?s oxygen flex hose fitting through manual inspection and using helium detectors. Visual inspection found a deformity in the flex line braid where it connects to rigid tubing. The entire flex hose assembly and bulkhead fitting were removed early today, and work is under way to complete the installation of a replacement.
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[image]KSC-03PD-2680 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. -Seen from inside the dome, a new five-meter telescope is lowered into place. The tracking telescope is part of the Distant Object Attitude Measurement System (DOAMS) in Cocoa Beach, Fla., that provides optical support for launches from KSC and Cape Canaveral.
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[image]KSC-04PD-0627 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. -- Damon Petty, with United Space Alliance, prepares the cover of another insulation blanket in the ?oven? prior to heat cleaning. The blankets fit inside the nose cap of an orbiter. They consist of layered, pure silica felt sandwiched between a layer of silica fabric (the hot side) and a layer of S-Glass fabric. The blanket is through-stitched with pure silica thread in a 1-inch grid pattern...
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[image]KSC-02PD-0549 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. -- A Black-necked Stilt, distinctive with its black and white coloring and long red legs, wades close to its nest in wetlands near KSC. These stilts inhabit salt marshes and shallow coastal bays in the East
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[image]KSC-00PP-1917 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. -- In the Space Station Processing Facility, Steve Thomas (left), host of the television series "This Old House," poses in front of the Joint Airlock module. Thomas and Norm Abram, master carpenter with "This Old House," are at KSC to film an episode of the series
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[image]KSC-03PD-2684 - NASA
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. - Collimation setup is underway on a newly installed five-meter focal length telescope in Cocoa Beach, Fla. The tracking telescope is part of the Distant Object Attitude Measurement System (DOAMS) that provides optical support for launches from KSC and Cape Canaveral.
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